Cardiovascular Genetics Symposium

ASM Attendees - no additional fee to attend
Non-ASM Attendees - AU$55 

To attend, please indicate at time of registration or email csanzet@theconferencecompany.com 

  Session 1: Translating genomics into better health care
1330-1400 A tale of two diseases - a history of Brugada syndrome and long
QT syndrome
Sami Viskin, Israel
1400-1420 Whole exome and genome sequencing for dilated cardiomyopathies Diane Fatkin, NSW
1420-1440 Genetic testing in DCM- don’t just look at the heart Karin van Spaendonck-Zwarts
1440-1500 New insights in the pathogenesis of HCM Chris Semsarian, NSW
1500-1530 Coffee Break  
  Session 2: Cardiovascular Genetics Council Prize Presentations
1530-1545 Prize presentation #1: A prospective evaluation of whole-exome
sequencing in idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy and related
phenotypes
Jay Ramchand, VIC
1545-1600 Prize presentation #2: Clinical and genetic challenges in adult-onset
left ventricular non-compaction
Samantha Barratt-Ross, NSW
1600-1615 Prize presentation #3: Loss of mitochondrial RNA binding protein
PTCD1 leads to cardiomyopathy
Laetitia Hughes, WA
1615-1630 Prize presentation #4: Tasmanian patients with hypertrophic
cardiomyopathy have a high incidence of ischaemic heart disease
Jia Ying Isaac Tay, TAS
1630-1700 Cardiovascular Genetics Council AGM